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Huanggang locks down over coronovirus threat

BEIJING, China - The authorities in Huanggang city in China have imposed a quarantine lockdown in a bid to stop ...

Tragic Australian bushfires claim lives of U.S. firefighters

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Flags will be flown at half mast throughout New South Wales in Australia on Friday, following ...

WHO: Coronavirus could spread to other countries "in coming days"

GENEVA, Switzerland - The World Health Organization (WHO) says the novel coronavirus could spread to other countries "in the coming ...

China Tries to Stop Spread of Virus But No Vaccine in Sight

BEIJING - China has locked down 10 cities out of concern about the spread of the mysterious new coronavirus, which ...

Report: Paris Eternal also will call New Jersey home

Paris is the "City of Light," but for the upcoming Overwatch League season, it will have a little "Garden State" ...

Second case of coronavirus confirmed in US

Washington D.C. [US], Jan 24 (ANI): US health authorities on Friday (local time) said the second case of coronavirus has ...

Wuhan coronavirus: we still haven't learned the lessons from SARS

The SARS outbreak in 2002-2003 was the first global pandemic of the 21st century. There were 8,422 reported cases and ...

Libya: why enforcing an arms embargo is so hard

A group of countries involved in the ongoing civil war in Libya agreed at a meeting in Berlin on January ...

Small breather for stocks

Local stocks edged higher on Friday in tandem with other global markets which rebounded as concerns over a deadly virus ...

Recalled Malik leads Pakistan's win over Bangladesh

Lahore - Recalled Shoaib Malik smashed a solid half-century to anchor Pakistan's five-wicket win over Bangladesh in the first Twenty20 ...

Klopp shrugs off 'Inevitables' tag ahead of Shrewsbury FA Cup tie

London - Jurgen Klopp has shrugged off the "Inevitables" tag as Liverpool take a break from their relentless pursuit of ...

Blitzboks keen to get on with things in Hamilton

Cape Town - With Chris Dry around, it's inevitable that there will be smiles on the faces of his fellow ...

As China virus spreads, fear spreads faster

Inflamed by past scares and Hollywood disaster blockbusters, few things feed collective panic like a virus, experts said on Thursday, ...

China shuts down 13 cities as virus toll climbs

Chinese authorities rapidly expanded a mammoth quarantine effort aimed at containing a deadly contagion on Friday as nervous residents were ...

Chicago Woman Becomes 2nd US Case of New Virus From China

A Chicago woman has become the second U.S. patient diagnosed with the new pneumonia-like virus from China, health officials announced ...

EU Seeks More Time in Effort to Resolve Iran Nuclear Dispute

BRUSSELS - The European Union's top diplomat said Friday that more time is required to unravel a dispute between countries ...

Four samples test negative for novel coronavirus in India

New Delhi [India], Jan 24 (ANI): The Union Health Ministry on Friday said the ICMR-NIV, Pune, has said that four ...

"Why not Nepal?": Minister Questions on boundary issues

Kathmandu [Nepal], Jan 24 (ANI): Nepal's Foreign Minister Pradeep Gyawali on Friday said that if India can resolve the boundary ...

Gauff upsets Osaka, Serena out at Australian Open

Coco Gauff upset defending champion Naomi Osaka in a dominating 6-3, 6-4 third-round victory on Friday at the Australian Open ...

Gauff upsets Osaka at Australian Open

Coco Gauff upset defending champion Naomi Osaka in a dominating 6-3, 6-4 third-round victory on Friday at the Australian Open ...

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New cases of hog virus reported on Philippine island of Luzon

LINGAYEN, Pangasinan, Jan. 24 (PIA) - As China is grappling to contain an outbreak of coronavirus, in the Philippipines, the ...

Queen Elizabeth grants Royal Assent to Brexit Bill

LONDON, UK - Britain Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Brexit bill finally became law after receiving royal assent from Queen Elizabeth ...

District of Columbia goes after Trump, files lawsuit

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President Donald Trump's inaugural committee spent more than $1 million to book a ballroom at the ...

Tragic Australian bushfires claim lives of U.S. firefighters

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Flags will be flown at half mast throughout New South Wales in Australia on Friday, following ...

Presidents and royalty attend World Holocaust Forum in Israel

Heads of state and government from dozens of countries arrived in Jerusalem to mark the 75th anniversary of the liberation ...

Public health emergency decision over new coronavirus still pending

GENEVA, Switzerland (ANI/Sputnik) - The WHO Emergency Committee held a discussion on Wednesday over concerns about the coronavirus outbreak in ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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